Enrique Duarte, IV lives in East Los Angeles. He enjoys reading, traveling, and composing music. He is a senior at PUC eCals Charter High School. He is a board member of the Autism Society of Los Angeles, serving as the Community Liaison Director. He served on the L.A. Mayors Youth Council. From the age of nine, Enrique has been an active self-advocate, volunteer for many non-profit organizations, speaker, and voice in the autism, developmental disabilities and mental health community. He is an award-winning multi-instrumentalist musician, is currently in a band, and is recording a demo. Enrique has been accepted to the California Institute of the Arts School of Music (CalArts) and plans to pursue music professionally.